given

[ giv-uhn ]
/ ˈgɪv ən /

verb

past participle of give.

adjective

noun

an established fact, condition, factor, etc.

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OTHER WORDS FROM given

self-given, adjectiveun·giv·en, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for given

given
/ (ˈɡɪvən) /

verb

the past participle of give

adjective

noun

an assumed fact
philosophy the supposed raw data of experienceSee also sense datum
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